Cormous geophyte upt to 45 cm. The stem is sticky. It bears 2 or 3 linear, channelled, and trailing or coiling leaves. The flowers (September to November) are small and yellow, brown, or cream-coloured with strongly reflexed tepal limbs.
Distribution in the Hex
Sandy and clay slopes of De Doorns Sandstone Fynbos and adjacent De Doorns Renosterveld Karoo.
- Manning, J. & Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core Cape flora, Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.